Henley Regatta Yesterday And Today 1910-1929

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Henley Regatta yesterday and today - Fashions.

    Flashback regatta CU woman in flowered dress; hat; w/ flowered parasol; 2 men turning round in small rowboat in bg. Actually this woman who's twirling umbrella et.; Looks more like a man in drag! She is sitting in back of boat; tracking shot as boat moves along on river; under bridge. GV scene w/ a lot of couples in small boats; crowd on shore in bg. Pan around area; boathouses at water's edge.

    The parasol woman sitting in boat w/ man; by dock; they he starts to row away to left. Tracking shot moving past a bunch of people in boats. Then the bunch all paddle along close together - like traffic jam - along the edge; crowd in bg standing - all the people are dressed in old-fashioned Victorian costumes; 1890s-1900's. Women in long white dresses;hats w/lots of decorations. Bouncy shaky cam shot of boats; w/ people standing up. Long boat passing.

    CU woman. C/U standing in boat; w/ others in bg - excitement; watching for racers. Shots of boats getting into position. Parasol lady - C/U then M/S she gets into boat. Ends w/ GV of all the boats lined up making a wide strip stretching off down river; as the people watch the racers approaching. Recreation; sports. Fashionable set; upper-class. Several blank frames follow.

    Shot from across river. Team carries long boat to water & put it in. Team shove off from bank. Crowd in bg moving from rt. Boat starts to move left on river; takes off.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Cataloguer:
    Cheri
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    75308
    Sort Number:
    ON 229 E
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:05:00 / 01:38:38:00
    Canister:
    ON 229 E
    Film ID:
    2348.15
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1929
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Newsreels
    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Henley Amazing Plants
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Henley Regatta

Henley Regatta

Rowing eights competing at the Henley Royal Regatta.

Royal Henley Regatta

Royal Henley Regatta

Rowing at Henley for the Royal Henley Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta

Huge crowds watch the races at the Henley Regatta.

Henley Regatta

Henley Regatta

The Henley Regatta, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

Royal Henley Regatta

Royal Henley Regatta

Footage of the Henley Regatta in Oxfordshire.

Selected Originals - Sports News No Titles - Henley Royal Regatta Aka Henley Regatta

Selected Originals - Sports News No Titles - Henley Royal Regatta Aka Henley Regatta

Material related to newsreel story "Sports News No Titles - Henley Royal Regatta (aka Henley Regatta)" - 56/55.

Henley Regatta

Henley Regatta

Henley Royal rowing regatta - rowing and picnics.

Henley Preview AKA Henley Regatta Preview

Henley Preview AKA Henley Regatta Preview

Scenes from Henley Regatta

Images from World War One. These disturbing stills show the extraordinary effects of shell shock on war soldiers.
WW1shellshock
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
As two weeks of football mania get underway, we take a look at some fun facts from the 1966 World Cup.
world cup